|Compatibility with LDS||Does the project meet the criteria set out in the LDS (Theme, Sub-Theme, Local Objective & Strategic Action)?|
|Promoter Experience||Does the promoter have the training or skills, track record or experience to deliver the project?|
|Financial Viability||Are the project costs justifiable and is adequate funding available to co-fund the project?|
|Requirement||Does the proposal target a specific need or address a specific gap in the market?|
|Innovation||Is the proposal innovative in its nature and does it displace existing enterprises?|
|Sustainability||Is the project viable and will the service continue to be delivered?|
N.B. Projects must receive an overall minimum score of 65% prior to being recommended for approval.